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Fear Factory Queenstown

54 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-442 8666
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Scary, fun and so worth it!

Well- prIced and so scary. Two of the family made it round whilst two of us who didn’t want to... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Fenchurch40
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Amazing experience!

Me and my friends had an amazing time visiting the fear factory! Even though they were fully booked... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
Pernille U
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Experience true terror, fun and frights at Fear Factory, Queenstown's newest, scariest haunted attraction! Be brave, grab a tight hold of your best friends and enjoy the horror that lurks in our spooky halls!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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54 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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+64 3-442 8666
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Well- prIced and so scary. Two of the family made it round whilst two of us who didn’t want to participate waited at the desk. It was fun hearing the screams, so if you decide not to join in, hang around! Husband and daughter declared...More

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi Fenchurch40, Thank you! Your review made our day, so pleased to know how much your family enjoyed their visit :-) And that you enjoyed listening to their screams to!!

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends had an amazing time visiting the fear factory! Even though they were fully booked the day we visited, they still managed to squeeze us in!😀 This is definitely the most scary haunted house type of thing I have done! Would definitely...More

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you Pernille U for your awesome review, especially re our ‘amazing service’, that’s such a great compliment! Best wishes from all the team here at Fear Factory Queenstown

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Reviewed March 30, 2018

This tour is really cleverly done. To make it short I was expecting to get bored but instead I really get scared and reaaaally enjoyed it. Of course you are completely safe ! but you fall easily in the game and it ended up being...More

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi jolysunlix, We so appreciate your review, thank you from all our team here in Queenstown :)

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Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Not one for horror but love all things haunted so was a must to go here. Glad we did was scary but we'll done on Fear Factory behalf. Totally would recommend for groups be more fun hearing ur mates scream. My husband and I did...More

Thank Tania K
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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hello Tania K, We loved reading your review! And yes we agree, a change of undies could well be a good idea haha :) With best wishes from all our team here in Queenstown

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Genuinely good fun but they certainly make you jump when they touch your leg or shoulder or suddenly appear next to you! Pitch black & very eerie. Definitely not for the faint hearted!

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Hi RKLEH, Thanks for your review, we’re glad you had such a good time in our Haunted Hallways...we agree Fear Factory is definitely not for the faint hearted!!

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

we walked in off the street with no expectations and had a great time scary and not for the faint hearted always better with two or more persons

Thank Chris D
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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Hello Chris D, Thank you! We really appreciate your comments and we agree...safety in numbers haha! Best wishes from The Fear Factory Team here in Queenstown

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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Went yesterday with my husband. Although the actors certainly gave us a fright it wasn't "scary". It was effectively guys sneaking up behind you or jumping in front and yelling boo. There's a big difference in the experience they give each group. The two girls...More

Thank Kerryn L
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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Hello Kerryn L We're interested to read that we managed to '...certainly give you a fright, although it wasn't 'scary' for you' ! We're pleased to know you enjoyed your frights with us:) And just to say, none of our staff ever yell 'boo', so...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Mt 18yo son and I walked in off the street, on a Sunday afternoon, thinking "yeah...whatever we will give it a go". Well it was great fun. Regardless of how practically you try to think through the maze the environment still gets into your head....More

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Haha Marianne M, yes you're right - if you didn't 'Chicken Out' it means you beat the great man himself so well done! Glad to know you and your son enjoyed yourselves, and thanks for leaving us such a great review :)

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Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

Omg what an amazing time we had staff were lovely was so scary so awesome you have to go I want to go again I just came back and I want to go again lots of jump scares loved it 10/10 this is only a...More

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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Awesome paigesA9783IZ! Thanks for leaving us such a positive review, made our day:)

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took it in turns to do this solo. It was a great mix of unnerving creepiness and jumpscares. I really rated it. Nice, friendly staff. The maze lasts about 20 minutes but I really wouldn’t have wanted much longer...alone...in the dark...with...More

Thank alexrmann1983
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Viv S, Owner at Fear Factory Queenstown, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2018

Hello alexrmann1983 - you and your wife are brave to walk our haunted hallways solo, we are full of admiration! Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a great review :-)

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pipmcconalogue
April 18, 2018|
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Response from natalieeokane | Reviewed this property |
No, too scary I think!
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alpal78
December 12, 2017|
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Response from Manish_B28 | Reviewed this property |
No you can't see the actors but yes you can feel and sense them they are closer to you than you think. the don't grab you but sometime they touch your leg or shoulder. Sometime they ran beside you sometime suddenly appear... More
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tara124428
January 5, 2017|
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Response from TheFearFactoryTeam | Property representative |
Hi Tara12442... Maximum group sizes of 6 at one time. We don't mix groups so you will only go through with your friends or family :-). Thanks, The Fear Factory Team
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